NewSchool of Architecture and Design


DISCOVER NEWSCHOOL NewSchool of Architecture & Design is a globally recognized design university known for our forward-thinking professors, industry connections and inspiring campus community. Our students are innovative designers who are passionate about pursuing exciting careers in the fields of Design, Architecture and Digital Arts. From your first day in class, we’ll help push your creative boundaries while giving you the tools to grow as a designer. Our collaborations with award-winning design schools such as the Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand and Domus Academy in Milan, Italy will give you a global design perspective. You’ll have connections to influential companies around the world through our accomplished alumni network and industry partnerships. Our Career Service Advisors are dedicated to helping you prepare for your creative career. INDUSTRY PARTNERSHIPS & CAREER DEVELOPMENT Our programs are designed with your future career in mind. You’ll work on real-world projects, develop your skills with industry standard software and learn from professors who are accomplished working professionals in their field. Our network of design universities can give you connections to some of the world’s most influential companies including Nokia, Gensler and Sony Entertainment. GLOBAL CONNECTIVITY Design has no borders and neither does NewSchool. We are a part of a global network of over 75 leading design universities in 29 countries. You’ll experience a truly global classroom with a unique study abroad programs, a diverse international student body, cross-location collaborations, and world-renowned guest lecturers. ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE Our students and faculty are consistently raising the bar, winning numerous competitions outside the classroom. Our Master of Architecture program was recently ranked Top 30 in the World by Frame Magazine and our Design and Digital Arts programs were developed in collaboration with two award-winning design schools Media Design School in Auckland, New Zealand and Domus Academy in Milan, Italy. NewSchool of Architecture & Design is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Senior College and University Commission. Programmatic accreditation for our professional architecture programs is provided through the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB). CAMPUS & COMMUNITY Our campus lies in the heart of the exciting East Village design district in downtown San Diego; home to leading design studios, production sites, and innovative global companies. Whether you are sketching in one of our many studio spaces, designing a rendering in our state-of-the-art computer labs, or producing your design on our 3D printer – NewSchool has the tools you need to bring your creative ideas to life. INTERNATIONAL STUDENT SUPPORT SERVICES:

  • Support through the enrollment process
  • Visa support and counseling
  • Assistance with housing
  • Ongoing support while on campus
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Graduate Architecture Degrees

Campus Full time 2 - 3 years October 2019 USA San Diego

NewSchool offers multiple graduate programs in architecture to address the unique needs of our industry. Many of our programs are NAAB accredited. NewSchool can choose to focus their studies in either Neuroscience for Architecture or Healthy Urbanism. [+]

NewSchool offers multiple graduate programs in architecture to address the unique needs of our industry. Many of our programs are NAAB accredited. Upon requesting more information our Enrollment Specialist can explain the different program offerings in more detail to help you find the path that is right for you.

The Master of Architecture I degree is a NAAB accredited degree that prepares students to pursue state architecture licensure. The program is divided into two tracks depending on the student’s educational background. Students who have a bachelor's in architecture from a program that was not NAAB accredited can complete the program in two years. Students who have a bachelor’s degree in an unrelated field will spend an additional year learning the foundations of architecture and complete the degree in three years.... [-]


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NewSchool of Architecture + Design
1249 F Street

San Diego, California, 92101 US